She was excited about two significant events coming together. Her excitement was mixed with trepidation as she was stepping into the unknown, visiting Gallipoli and running in a foreign land, not to mention experiencing it all with Ric.
She was relieved he was coming with her. She thought back to their first strange encounter, rather fortunate in some ways. He had been supportive the past six months and they had formed a close bond. Perhaps too close she thought. Both realised the damage caused if their friendship deepened and moved onto the next stage. Despite this, neither wanted to extract themselves from their entanglement, instead they chose discretion as a way to continue.
With the final items packed, Sara zipped up her pack and wheeled it to the front door ready for the taxi.
Running High - Chapter 12
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